Nanostructured materials is one of the hottest and fastest growing areas in today's materials science field, along with the related field of solid state physics. Nanostructured materials and their based technologies have opened up exciting new possibilites for future applications in a number of areas including aerospace, automotive, x-ray technology, batteries, sensors, color imaging, printing, computer chips, medical implants, pharmacy, and cosmetics. The ability to change properties on the atomic level promises a revolution in many realms of science and technology. Thus, this book details the high level of activity and significant findings are available for those involved in research and development in the field. It also covers industrial findings and corporate support. This five-volume set summarizes fundamentals of nano-science in a comprehensive way. The contributors enlisted by the editor are at elite institutions worldwide. Key Features * Provides comprehensive coverage of the dominant technology of the 21st century * Written by 127 authors from 16 countries, making this truly international * First and only reference to cover all aspects of nanostructured materials and nanotechnologyFor example, Goodman and ... Inert-Gas Condensation Inert-gas condensation ( IGC) involves the evaporation of materials using furnace or Joule heating sources into vaporized gaseous species, which are subsequently ... Figure 5 shows a schematic diagram of the IGC for the production of nanocrystalline powders. Duringanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology, Five-Volume Set|
|Author||:||Hari Singh Nalwa|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 1999-10-29|